Tickets available for tasteful fund-raiser

Tickets are now available for Edesia, an annual benefit event pairing gourmet foods with wines and spirits.

The event is set for 1 to 5 p.m. March 24 at the Wine Country Inn, 777 Grande River Drive in Palisade.

Tickets sell for $65 and are available at Alpine Bank locations, the Wine Country Inn and Marillac Clinic. Tickets also are available by calling 464-5777 or visiting the website located at  www.edesiapalisade.com. Participants must be at least 21 years old and present valid legal identification at the event.

Proceeds will go to the Marillac Clinic, which provides a range of health care services to uninsured Mesa County residents.